Response, recovery and resilience: experts react to the bushfire crisis
Our experts respond to Australia's bushfires with perspectives on topics ranging from policy and planning, to community resilience, the mental health of first responders and the psychology of loss.
RMIT alumnus finds his calling helping disadvantaged in India and Nepal
Entrepreneurship graduate Luke Barbagallo found a way to use his degree and give back, pursuing a career with a social enterprise.
Mixing business with pleasure: The couple who made it work
After dating only six months, Brent and Katie Rooke started the Executive Master of Business together. Four years, a wedding, and a baby girl later, they’ve graduated together, too.
‘I had no choice but to quit study and save my life’: A Syrian refugee’s road to graduation
Seven years after she was first accepted into dental school in Syria, Sidori Younan finally graduated at Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium in December, where she joined graduands from across RMIT’s vibrant global network.
Our experts predict what's in store for 2020
From flying taxis and augmented reality sunglasses to micro productivity apps and peer to peer electricity sharing, RMIT experts reveal trends coming our way in 2020.
Give the gift of tech support this Christmas when buying devices for older people
A new survey reveals older Australians are most likely to seek tech advice from their adult children, but it’s not always service with a smile.
Blockchain to ease financial risk in creative industries
A new blockchain infrastructure designed for Australia’s creative industries could help overcome problems from missed royalty payments to art fraud and administrative overheads, says a new report.
Spotlight on sexual violence against women
Our experts examine the issue of sexual violence against women on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (IDEVAW).
Eight ways to crowdsource innovation more effectively
Innovation competitions are emerging as a unique and powerful opportunity to meet the grand challenges of curing cancer, climate change, food security and more. But many are set up to fail.
Blueprint for building a lived experience workforce
A toolkit for embedding people with experience of mental health challenges into public, private and NGO workplaces has just been launched.
Reports reveal our attitudes to sexist ads and how the industry can improve
People are sick of sexist ads and the harm they cause but feel powerless to change them, according to new research.
"It’s healing to hear another person’s story and also to tell your own"
A new restorative justice service has been launched by RMIT's Centre for Innovative Justice following a successful pilot program.